Target School Spree

Christmas in July ended with a bang as more than 120 children went back-to-school shopping courtesy of Target. Children enrolled in Indianapolis-area Salvation Army programs piled into one of four Target stores Tuesday morning.  (A small group also went shopping last week.) The kids were greeted by volunteers eager to […]

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Big Win At Victory Field

 A little bit of wind and the possibility of a storm didn’t stop The Salvation Army from making the Indianapolis Indians game Thursday night. The Christmas in July event went off without a hitch — well sort of. The wind prevented the Salvation Amy team from completely setting up the […]

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Backpacks Boosting Self-Esteem

The first day of school should be filled with excitement and not the fear of standing out in a crowd. Something as simple as a backpack filled with the most basic of supplies can create a level playing field for children of all ages when starting a new school year. […]

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A Simple Pair of New Shoes

Chanya and Mercedes were on the hunt for matching shoes Tuesday morning. After a long search, the twosome, both 10, found the perfect pair of black tennis shoes, one with pink accents and one with purple. They giggled with excitement. Chanya turned to the volunteer helping her get the right […]

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